Passage Immigration Law helps families and businesses navigate the U.S. immigration maze. We are located in the Pearl District of Portland and are a six minute walk from the Portland USCIS office.
We are seeking to hire a bilingual (Spanish speaking) full time legal assistant with 2+ years of immigration law experience to start as soon as possible. The legal assistant's duties will fall into two primary areas: (i) Client Communication; and (ii) Administrative Support.
• Answer phone and interact with potential and existing clients.
• Greet clients, provide intake sheet, and collect documents and payments as needed.
• Organize and prepare supporting evidence for filing.
• Enter client information into our CRM and case management software.
• Record deadlines in our CRM and software.
• Update social media with pictures and share law firm updates online.
• Manage, scan, and photocopy client documents and organize their online files.
• Open all law firm mail and record USCIS and government notices into online case management system.
• Work closely with attorneys and legal assistants to complete all necessary casework.
• Perform other standard administrative and reporting tasks for case management.
• AA Degree or equivalent experience.
• At least two years of experience working in the field of immigration law.
• Strong analytical and strategic problem solving skills with extreme attention to detail.
• Superb interpersonal skills and track record of getting along well with colleagues and clients.
• Excellent written and communication skills.
SALARY and BENEFITS:
• Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience.
• Health and dental insurance.
• 401K with company match.
• Monthly travel stipend.
• Paid holidays and vacation days.
TO APPLY: Please send cover letter, resume and references to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject "Legal Assistant Application". In your cover letter please note what would be your earliest start date.
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